This place covers all bases when it comes to food. There's a steakhouse, an Italian, and a pair of buffet restaurants. There's also a jerk hut on the beach serving Jamaican barbecue food. Elsewhere, you've got four bars, a huge pool with sunken loungers, and activities like beach volleyball and tennis to try out.
SPORTS & ACTIVITIES
Whack a ball about on one of two tennis courts. They’re floodlit, too, so you can play a few sets after the sun sets.
There’s heaps of watersports on offer at this hotel. Take the plunge with kayaking, catamaran sailing, and windsurfing.
- Scuba diving
There's an introductory lesson in the pool. And there's a PADI diving school, if you'd like to do some more diving, these sessions are a bit extra.
- Beach volleyball
- Motorised watersports*
- Daytime activity programme
- Games room*
FOOD & DRINK
The hotel’s buffet restaurant keeps refreshing its menu by hosting three theme nights a week. There are also three speciality restaurants that fly the flags for Italy and Asia, along with a steakhouse.
The steakhouse is the king pin of the dining scene at this hotel. The rib eyes are recommended more than a few times on TripAdvisor.
- Jerk Grill
On the beach you'll find the Jerk grill where you'll find a classic Jamaican barbecue for lunch.
- Buffet restaurant
Visit the buffet restaurant for breakfast and dinner. Dine outside on the terrace and indulge in the themed buffets held three times a week. This place also comes with on-the-spot cooking stations.
- Kalu Asian buffet restaurant
Sample the Asian specialities. There's a dress code here, it's full-length trousers and T-shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.
- Little Italy Italian restaurant
There's an à la carte menu, buffet starters and dessert on offer. This place also comes with a dress code, it's full-length trousers and T-shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.
- Mahoe Bay grill restaurant
- Tai-Tai pool bar with swim-up bar
- Sports bar
- Exodus lounge bar with terrace
- Coconut bar
HEALTH & BEAUTY
The treatment menu at the spa* includes everything from aloe vera body wraps to flash facials with instant effects.
In addition to the treatment rooms, this spa* has an area known as a wet circuit, which has hydrotherapy jets and a lounging area.
- Renova Spa*
The Renova spa offers a variety of luxuries such as massages, sauna and a whirlpool bath. There's also a beauty salon and a hairdresser. You'll need to be 18 or over to use the sauna.
You'll need to be 18 or over to use the equipment in the gym.
- Adults-only sauna
- Beauty salon*
There are daily group fitness activities in the RiuFIt area.
You'll need to be 18 or over to use the Jacuzzi®.
Eyes turn to the hotel’s theatre in the evenings. The shows here range from carnival-style dance performances to tribute shows.
If you want a late night, the hotel has its own disco, Pacha, open six nights a week for DJ sets and dancing.
- Evening entertainment programme
There's a Riu evening entertainment programme which includes live shows, music and beach parties.
- Pacha nightclub
- Kids' club
There's daytime entertainment for the kids over at RiuLand. It's for age groups 4 to 7 and 8 to 12.
One of the hotel’s swimming pool is a huge lagoon-style space. There’s an island in the centre of the water that’s topped with sunloungers.
The other swimming pool is accessorised to the hilt. It’s got a whirlpool bath, sunken in-water sunloungers and a pool bar with tables and submerged bar stools.
- 2 outdoor pools
There are two large, curvy outdoor pools here, and one features a whirlpool bath and a swim-up bar.
- Kids' pool
- Pool towels
- Beach sunbeds
- Gift shop
- Free Wi-Fi
- Internet area*
Items marked with * incur extra charges which are payable locally
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